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Photo from Swiss Tour 2015 report

Swiss Tour 2015 report

…..another slightly fictional tale from our chief wordsmith, Ed Quayle (who never lets the true facts stand in the way of a good story!) Holiday time again with tour organiser Nigel (+ Jo), electrics/communications expert Dave (+ Jan) along with fact writer Ed and Facebooker Q. This year Lauterbrunnen in Switzerland was the destination – […]

Photo from A Snowy Royal Enfield Ride

A Snowy Royal Enfield Ride

….by Ed Quayle Well, seeing as there was snow on the ground and the temperature was zero degrees, it was time for another “daft ride” as I like to do. I had recently done a 60 mile ride on the smallest roads I have ever been on, led by a friend who has been a […]

Photo from Mad Dogs and Englishmen

Mad Dogs and Englishmen

To anyone with sense the weather of the past couple of weeks was the perfect time to get on with those tasks which have to be done with the bike off the road; servicing, repairs, renovations and similar tasks. How do we fair in this country when the conditions deteriorate? Not very well it seems […]

Photo from Road Salt – The Silent Killer

Road Salt – The Silent Killer

It is about time that this weather went away and the council stopped gritting the roads with that ‘horrible stuff’ they use now. The gritter-wagons seem to be spreading a new type of salt that sets just like concrete if you give it a chance to dry on your bike. Even when still wet it […]